A guide to uninstall VAIO Care from your system

VAIO Care is a computer program. This page holds details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It is produced by Sony Corporation. Go over here for more details on Sony Corporation. Usually the VAIO Care application is installed in the C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care directory, depending on the user's option during setup. MsiExec.exe /X{471F7C0A-CA3A-4F4C-8346-DE36AD5E23D1} is the full command line if you want to remove VAIO Care. VAIOShell.exe is the VAIO Care's primary executable file and it takes approximately 506.66 KB (518816 bytes) on disk.

VAIO Care is composed of the following executables which take 14.95 MB (15674576 bytes) on disk:

  • ChangeConfigSetting.exe (20.16 KB)
  • ClearRegistry.exe (12.66 KB)
  • FDR.exe (25.13 KB)
  • listener.exe (80.66 KB)
  • SelfHealUpdate.exe (1.40 MB)
  • UpdateTrayIcon.exe (9.50 KB)
  • VAIOCare.exe (872.16 KB)
  • VaioCareUpdate.exe (159.16 KB)
  • VAIOShell.exe (506.66 KB)
  • VCAdmin.exe (23.66 KB)
  • VCAgent.exe (21.66 KB)
  • VCCreatRecoveryMedia.exe (299.66 KB)
  • VCPerfService.exe (254.66 KB)
  • VCREAD.exe (120.16 KB)
  • VCService.exe (53.16 KB)
  • VCSystemTray.exe (742.16 KB)
  • oscdimg.exe (121.38 KB)
  • DatabaseSetup.exe (43.66 KB)
  • UninstallerApp.exe (65.50 KB)
  • AUDaemon.exe (335.02 KB)
  • bspatch.exe (188.00 KB)
  • HouseCallCLI.exe (610.52 KB)
  • patch.exe (190.76 KB)
  • patch64.exe (583.26 KB)
  • iolorgdf32.exe (17.68 KB)
  • iolorgdf64.exe (14.00 KB)
  • ioloTools.exe (5.28 MB)
  • iolorgdf64.exe (20.68 KB)
  • oscdimg.exe (128.89 KB)
  • StxCon.exe (2.76 MB) to view all...

The current page applies to VAIO Care version alone. You can find here a few links to other VAIO Care versions: to view all...

How to erase VAIO Care from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO Care is an application by Sony Corporation. Some computer users try to remove this program. Sometimes this can be efortful because doing this by hand takes some advanced knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best SIMPLE action to remove VAIO Care is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to take care of your system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of utilities.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on your computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find VAIO Care or simply activate the Search feature and type in "VAIO Care". If it is installed on your PC the VAIO Care application will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select VAIO Care in the list , the following data regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding VAIO Care, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall VAIO Care.
Uninstall VAIO Care

8. After removing VAIO Care, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of VAIO Care which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing VAIO Care with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.


This page is not a piece of advice to remove VAIO Care by Sony Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that VAIO Care by Sony Corporation is not a good application. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove VAIO Care in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-31 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-31 13:16:08.827